USDA to provide $18 million in grants to beginning farmers
WILLMAR -- Officials from the U.S. Department of Agriculture recently announced that more than $18 million in grants were being made available to organizations across 24 states that will help beginning farmers with the training and resources needed to run productive, sustainable farms.
The grants were awarded by the USDA's National Institute of Food and Agriculture, through its Beginning Farmer and Rancher Development Program.
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